Ref No. Job Reference No. - 20890
Experienced Assistant Herdsperson Job In South West
Dairy, Beef
UK Mainland
South West

Experienced assistant herdsperson to help milk a 280 cow organic Friesian herd with the head herdsperson.

Cows are milked through a 20:20 herringbone Westfalia parlour with a Westfalia Dairy Plan computer system. The parlour also has ACRs and ADF milking equipment.

The enterprise rears all its youngstock so good stockman ship is essential.

The dairy is part of a 1600 acre dairy, beef and arable enterprise run to Soil Association Organic standards along with another dairy herd on the holding.

Experience of foot trimming is preferred but not essential.

Experience in grassland management would be useful.

The position will suit an ambitious, motivated individual with high standards of dairy hygiene and individual cow welfare.

Start as soon as possible.

Job Length



Start: 1/02/2019,
Finish: Not Specified


TBD depending on experience


Averaging 60 hours per week



Accommodation Type

Family House

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

Other Accommodation Information

2/3 bedroom terraced house available depending on size of family. Good schools and local facilities are within a 5 mile radius. A good bus service operates right past the farm.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

2 miles

Smokers Accepted?


Driving License Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

Start as soon as possible

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